Yoonhee Nam

PhD student

Yoonhee Nam is a PhD student in Professor Jiguang Wang's Lab. She obtained her Bachelor degree in Biochemistry (Chemistry) with a minor in Biology at Purdue University in 2016. During her undergraduate studies, she worked in Dr. Philip S. Low's lab as an undergraduate research assistant. She helped with the synthesis of small molecules and protein linkers to achieve bone anabolism. She started the PhD program at Division of Life Science, HKUST, in February 2017. Her research focus is genomic data analysis for improvement of cancer treatments and also discovering the pathogenesis of Arteriovenous malformation in brain.


Room 4573, Academic Building
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
Clear Water Bay, Kowloon,
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China

E-mail:ynam (at) connect.ust.hk

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